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Monday, January 4, 2016

Finishing the Baby Quilt and Getting it Ready for Gifting

My latest baby quilt is finished and I am getting it ready to gift to Eliza, a beautiful new baby girl.  I can't wait to see her in person.  

Here's some pictures of the quilt which finished at 45 in. by 58 in., with the hst's at 6 inches.


I quilted it following the zigzags, which was easy. 





The doll quilt finished at 10.5 in. by 13 in. and the little hst's are 1 inch.  We found a little elephant rattle to wrap up in the doll quilt.



Here's the label.  I had to look up exactly what my relationship to the baby is. Her Grandmother is my niece.  I'm her Great Grand Aunt!  What a mouthful!



Here is the back of the doll quilt, with the small zigzag quilting.  It was such a fun project, and my last two finishes for 2015.



Look at the cute bag I found at the Dollar Store to put the gifts in!  It's an elephant themed baby gift, that is for sure.   

I am in Texas visiting our daughter, and will deliver this gift on the way back home.

I'm looking at other quilter's design walls, (Here) at Patchwork Times.  Enjoy!









4 comments:

  1. Love the quilts, they look awesome

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  2. What a wonderful gift for a precious baby girl! Both quilts are adorable, and I love the little elephant rattle!!! I LOVE elephants, where did you find the rattle?
    Carolyn in SoCal where the rain has finally come.

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    1. My daughter found it at Target while we were Christmas shopping for my Texas grandkids. We celebrated our Christmas together Subday, Jan. 3.

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  3. Very pretty quilt! I love the chevron centre and the border fabric is perfect!

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